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IDEMIA Launches the Middle East’s First Full Metal Dual Interface Payment Card DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday 10 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA, the global leader in augmented identity, has added a contactless full metal card to its extensive portfolio of payment solutions. The launch follows MasterCard’s recent mandate to issue dual interface (contact and contactless) cards and a rising demand for metal...

Nathan’s Famous Brings Another New York Classic to the Middle East, Continuing Partnership With Mezzan Group -Tuesday 10 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Nathan’s Famous, Inc., the American tradition serving New York favorites for more than 100 years, brings another New York classic, the Nathan’s New York Cheesesteak by Pat LaFrieda, to the Middle East with its partnership with Mezzan Holding KSC. Mezzan Holding, through...

Remarkable success of Mobile and Contactless Payments through Near Field Communication “NFC” technology... -Tuesday 10 November 2020  

As Saudi Arabia’s national payments infrastructure operator, Saudi Payments has the task of driving the Kingdom’s digital transformation towards a less dependent on cash society. Its aim, under the Kingdom’s Vision 2030 roadmap, is to ensure 70% of all transactions in the country are...

Värde Partners Raises More Than $2.6 Billion Targeting Dislocation Opportunities -Tuesday 10 November 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Värde Partners, a leading global alternative investment firm, today announced the final close of The Värde Dislocation Fund (the “Fund”) with more than $1.6 billion of commitments, exceeding its $1 billion target in five months of fundraising. The Fund will look to...

FLIR Systems Announces Artificial Intelligence Traffic Cameras for Predictive Traffic Management -Tuesday 10 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- FLIR Systems, Inc. today announced two intelligent traffic system cameras, the FLIR ThermiCam™ AI* with thermal imaging and the FLIR TrafiCam™ AI visible camera, both with artificial intelligence (AI) to optimize traffic flow on roadways and at intersections. When...

Starburst Announces Datanova, a Two-Day Virtual Conference with Keynote by Bill Nye -Tuesday 10 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Starburst announced today it will be hosting a two-day virtual conference called Datanova that empower data teams around the world to get the most and best out of their data. Scheduled for February 9-10, 2021, the inaugural conference will include a keynote from the...

Bureau Veritas’ Green Line of Independent Expertise to Foster a Sustainable World -Tuesday 10 November 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Bureau Veritas, a world leader in testing, inspection, and certification (TIC) services, supports all business sectors with a wide range of sustainability services and solutions, enabling clients to address growing challenges in this field. Sustainability, and topics...

Abu Dhabi unveils a pioneering global centre for advanced technology research -Tuesday 10 November 2020  

Abu Dhabi has unveiled the Technology Innovation Institute (TII), a pioneering global centre for advanced technology research committed to reinforcing Abu Dhabi and the UAE’s status as a global hub for innovation and advanced technologies. The institute is the dedicated applied research...

SpeeDx Partners with Nepean Hospital to Commercialise Respiratory Virus Host Biomarker Assay -Monday 9 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SpeeDx Pty. Ltd., a developer of innovative molecular diagnostic solutions, has partnered with researchers from Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District’s (NBMLHD) Nepean Hospital in an exclusive agreement to commercialise a host gene expression biomarker test for...

Vifor Pharma and Angion Sign License Agreement for ANG-3777 in Nephrology Indications -Monday 9 November 2020  

Vifor Pharma acquires a worldwide license, excluding Greater China, to late-stage product ANG-3777 ANG-3777 is a first in class small-molecule hepatocyte growth factor (HGF) mimetic, addressing a significant unmet need for the treatment of delayed graft function and cardiac...

The K-Pop Concert 'KITE: K-POP in the Emirates' to Release Online from November 13 to 18 -Monday 9 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Organized by Korea Creative Content Agency (KOCCA), the K-Pop online concert 'KITE: K-POP in the Emirates' will be unveiled on 13 November at 8 p.m. (UAE Time) at Korean Cultural Center YouTube Channel (https://www.youtube.com/c/KoreanCulturalCenterintheUAE). The online...

3D virtual WETEX & Dubai Solar Show attracts 63,058 visitors, largest number in its history -Monday 9 November 2020      

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) organised the Water, Energy, Technology, and Environment Exhibition (WETEX) and Dubai Solar Show virtually from 26-28 October 2020. The 3D carbon-neutral exhibition attracted 1,076 exhibitors from 52 countries, and 63,058 visitors from around the...

Radisys Bridges the Digital Divide at AfricaCom 2020 with End-to-End Digital Engagement Solutions Showcase -Monday 9 November 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Radisys® Corporation, a global leader of open telecom solutions, today announced its showcase of end-to-end digital engagement solutions at the virtual AfricaCom 2020, taking place November 9-12. Radisys will demonstrate its real-time communication and digital engagement...

Takeda Oncology Demonstrates Leadership in Hematologic Cancers at 62nd American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual... -Monday 9 November 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) today announced that it will present 22 company-sponsored abstracts at the 62nd American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting, being held virtually December 5-8, 2020. The company’s scientific...

Gulfnet Security Systems Partners with Patriot One as Middle East Reseller -Monday 9 November 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Gulfnet Security Systems (“Gulfnet”) has partnered with Patriot One Technologies (TSX: PAT) (OTCQX: PTOTF) (FRANKFURT: 0PL) (“Patriot One”) , developer of the PATSCAN™ Multi-Sensor Threat Detection Platform, to purchase, deploy and service as the Middle East...

The ENTERTAINER 2021, saving you more money than ever before! -Sunday 8 November 2020

The ENTERTAINER has launched its 2021 products with unbeatable savings at a reduced price plus two free tickets to Dubai Parks & Resorts (worth AED 550) to use by November 30th 2020*. All purchases of the UAE 2021 Bundle will automatically enter to win a Toyota FJ Cruiser worth AED...

Arzan Wealth Advises On New US Mezzanine Lending Transaction -Sunday 8 November 2020  

Arzan Wealth (DIFC) Limited (‘Arzan Wealth’), a Dubai-based advisory firm regulated by the Dubai Financial Services Authority, is pleased to announce that it has advised on a mezzanine lending opportunity in the United States, as part of its strategy focusing on investments into debt...

ITS America Webinar Showcases How Lidar-Based Solutions Can Increase Pedestrian Safety -Sunday 8 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (Nasdaq: VLDR) today announced it is joining forces with the Intelligent Transportation Society of America (ITS America) to produce a webinar that will explore how lidar technology can drive intelligent mobility in smart city applications. Velodyne and ITS...

Rimini Street Announces Fiscal Third Quarter 2020 Financial Results -Sunday 8 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products and a Salesforce partner, today announced results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2020....

Glamhive Founder Stephanie Sprangers and Celebrity Stylist Jennifer Rade Announce Digital Fall Style and Beauty Summit -Saturday 7 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Glamhive announced its third online conference to be held on November 14. The Glamhive Digital Fall Style and Beauty Summit will bring together top fashion and beauty leaders, from Sarah Jessica Parker's stylist to Kim Kardashian's hairstylist. The innovative leaders will...